Salvation is complete in Jesus Christ. Therefore, when Jesus was born into the world, God’s salvation of His people was as good as done! No matter what man would try to do, God was saving His people.
Let us rejoice in the sovereign grace of God, and cry out WITH our Savior, “IT IS FINISHED!”
Couldn’t Jesus been born in obscurity in Nazareth just as easily as Bethlehem?
Joseph's own reputation could be harmed, but he chooses to be patient and show mercy.
And whence is this to me, that the mother of my Lord should come to me? For, lo, as soon as the voice of thy salutation sounded in mine ears, the babe leaped in my womb for joy. – Luke 1:43-44 There is a common misunderstanding about Mary’s relationship to the Son of God. This text … Continue reading Mother of Whom?
When God has said that something is going to happen, we need to understand that IT IS GOING TO HAPPEN.
Then said Mary unto the angel, How shall this be, seeing I know not a man? And the angel answered and said unto her, The Holy Ghost shall come upon thee, and the power of the Highest shall overshadow thee: therefore also that holy thing which shall be born of thee shall be called the … Continue reading Mary Knows Biology
Fear not, Mary: for thou hast found favour with God. And, behold, thou shalt conceive in thy womb, and bring forth a son, and shalt call his name Jesus. He shall be great, and shall be called the Son of the Highest: and the Lord God shall give unto him the throne of his father … Continue reading The King Is Coming!
Mary is pronounced as highly favored, not for what she has done or for who she is, but for what God plans to do!